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Hip-hop culture from a spiritual point of view
A surprising number of hip-hop / street-oriented youth 'n young adults are watchin', willin', wonderin', waitin' 'n winnable to the Lord
He and we (by His grace) really wanna see you there.  Son.  Sis.  images/key.gif
  David's cut ripped with a street-flow
Site Content
Where you at now
 
Site Map
The web site at a glance
About This Site
What you'll encounter here

By Any Means Necessary
Why this site rolls with hip-hop in its presentation

Background 'n Bio

The who, what, where, when, why 'n how of YUBM Ministries
 

Beliefs 'n Values

Where we at theologically, missiologically, culturally and sociologically
  

Calendar of Events

When, where 'n with who we plan to roll
  

F.A.Q.s

Frequently asked questions about YUBM Ministries

Kings Connect
Come correct and you'll crack the code
 
Ministry Venues
The places we've been 'n the places we plan to be
 
Missed Op
To all those passing by and those passed by
 
Profile Street-Oriented
Can you name this individual?  Know anyone like him?
 
R.I.P.
Sayin' goodbye is hard
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Situation 'n Solution
Paints the picture and proposes a plan for the plight of the perishing
Testimonials
A number of people have blessed 'n encouraged us in YUBM Ministries with these kind comments
The Gospel / The Street
Seminar description.  PDF brochure for The Gospel / The Street Seminar
 
Unfinished Business
Even though you may think you got yours, it ain't over
When Thugs Cry
Poem written by Randolph Henry, 19, in response to the Lex St. Massacre
Why YUBM
Why we roll the way we roll with this ministry

PRAYAS ONLY

9/11
Instructive perspective on the events of September 11, 2001

  

The 50 Cent Script
Jawhn ain't big enough, 50
  

Calendar of Events

When, where 'n with who we plan to roll

 

Dropped Numbers
4 Philadelphia teenagers gone into eternity -- how many more?

Losing Jamal
Personal prayer request

Marquise's Last Night
Surveillance photos of the fatal police shooting of 25-year-old Marquise Hudspeth in Shreveport, LA on March 15, 2003

Mason Betha
Actually, that's Pastor Mason D. Betha, whose life powerfully demonstrates how each of us needs to respond to God's claim on each of our lives

Playas 'n Prayas
High-profile brothers 'n sisters in cultural leadership whom most never think to pray for (some are now prayin' themselves)
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Pain.  Peril.  Prison.
J's spill catches God's ear and gets answered.  You see your situation reflected in his plea?
 
Pray for the Brothers
Grab hold of the truth that where 2 or 3 agree in prayer, the Lord's wit' it - please pray for these brothers
The Prayers of DMX
The text of several of DMX's prayers
Security Alert
We got a system for assessing our physical safety.  Who's got the spiritual side?
 
'Zup, Hep!
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RE-PRESENT
HIS WORD

Alone at tha Top
Peeps a piece of graffiti and tracks its deeper meaning back to its source
Artist or Heart-ist?
Do we really need more Christian rappers?
As Children
Everybody get yourself ready for a really BIG surprise!
 
Beware, Dawg
You may find yourself up inside this surprising piece (Psalm 49 from The Message) - unexpected 'n extreme street relevance gnashin' up ya grill
Blg Up Ya Quest, Son
Live this life truly large (larger than how most think it should be), 'cause the issues are truly larger than just this life
Bling Thing
Paper caught your eye?
 
Character Issues
There's a big difference between being a character 'n possessing character
C.R.E.A.M.
A different take on this highly-esteemed street value
Cross-Purposes
Fashion statement or passion statement?  Enemy or friend?
Discouraged, Son?
Bein' down doesn't exempt ya from bein' down sometimes

 

DNA Test Check your origins: is your paternity suspect?
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Everything's On Move
A rhyme about pursuing transitory things
For Real?
Is the Jesus they talkin' about for real?  How can you tell?

 

Get This.  Get God. 8 words especially close to God's Heart.

 

God's Answer Track The Lord's got somethin' to say to those who put Him in their tracks.
God's Butta: Fly
It's a steeple-chase as people chase a life that's "butta" -- endin' up bitta. Why botta?  God's butta's betta, batta.  Step up!
Got Heart?
A 7 move series on youth discipleship
Writ'n'z on the Wall
Justice 'n Jesus' words in Matthew 25:40 asked graffiti-style
In On It?
Types the LORD delights to deal with
Invite to the New Crib
Made ya relocation plans yet? images/key.gif
Know Fear
The issue of misdirected fear
Know Ya Net Worth
Human worth & value defined in a way we've been led differently to believe - don't be fooled into settling for less (2 moves)
 
Lions: Den 'n Now
Not the prophet you think it is, this one's more like you 'n I than we care to admit
Lockdown
Everybody's facing it whether they know it or not  (comin' up)
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Lookin' So Hard 4...
So many young people lookin' so hard.  Why?  For what?
Mason Betha : S.A.N.E.
Again, it's purportedly Pastor Mason D. Betha, whom (it was thought) the Lord Jesus had apprehended and is using in a mighty way.  The transformation is as radical and startling as Saul's conversion to Christ in Acts 9.  But something happened along the way . . .
 
Mirror, Mirror
Does art imitate life or is it the other way around? Guest writer The Phanatik clocks the topic.
MJ 'n Q the Preacher
MJ's career illustrates a critical piece of wisdom dropped by Q
No Evil
How do you not see, not say, not hear and not...
Obit: Young Playa, 19
Young blood had it goin' on, but had his life cut short
One Incredible Life
Check the remarkable similarities between One Solitary Life and the YUBM ( a work in progress )
Peep the Starz
Look at the heavens and give this thing some careful thought
The Perfect Gift
'Tis the season - check the reason - who ya pleasin' - Truth or  treason?
Playas 'n Prayas
A prayer list of playas -- their birth names and why they need prayas
 
Profile Street-Oriented
Can you name this individual?  Know anyone like him?
Respect
Everybody wants it, but too many missin' out
 
Pop Ya Collar, Son
Man's perspective's got ya collared?
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Rim-Rocka's Ready
Grim Reaper ain't the one to fear
 
Searchin' 4 a Streetwise Savior
Presents the One who's already out there, ready to meet ya
Soul Food
Guest contributor Jimmy Jam peeps how we exercise faith in our hook-ups to achieve a desired goal -- this'll get ya smilin' 
Street Corner Lament
Social commentary
 
The Struggle Continues
Even when I'm tryin' to do what's right, evil's hawkin' 'n doggin' me
Talent 'n Desire
The Phanatik (from the Cross Movement) stops in to drop a challenge on how to go at what ya wanna do for the Lord
Truths Tupac Taught
2Pac's life paints the picture perfectly of the plight of a pressed people  (comin' up)
What Would Jay-Z Do? Imagine Jay-Z rollin' up on Jesus like the dude in Mark 10:17
What's Good. Don't be mad.  Go to the Source, son.  Sis.
Where My Dogs At?
DMX'd be surprised
Who Got the Spotlite?
Get the focus right
 
Who Is It?
Surprise.  There's nothing new under the sun (2 moves)
 
Wise Young Rapper
Old school young blood's wisdom 'n artistry (his ID is on the page)

Woe
The Phanatik (from The Cross Movement) drops his 3rd devotional
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The Work of Christmas
God's intent in giving His Son is that He may be able to continue to give Him to others through my life
Writ'n'z on the Wall
Justice 'n Jesus' words in Matthew 25:40 asked graffiti-style

X Factor
The unknown mystery figure character intersecting history  (comin' up)
 
Your Incredible Life
You.  You're an intricately designed Designer's original

Youth Will Know
I'm passing on to you what was passed on to me ...
MULTIMEDIA Adam's Triumph Adam Taliaferro carried the Olympic torch through Philadelphia.  That might not seem like much until you hear the brother's story

Turning or taking the corner.  How?
  Sounds from a basketball court as a drill team rehearsal passes by an evening summer league game
  Video clip from the 2nd Annual Hometown Hoops Classic - Jan.14, 2001-02
  His ways are not our ways, nor His thoughts ours.  Check ya math skills alongside'a His
 
Ayo!  this page is hot!  Offers up some stuff to think about

 

Drop the Numbers
4 Philadelphia teenagers tragically taken out into eternity - how many more?
Fire Works
Consider the fleeting glory of man as you set 'em off
  Cruz Cordero dropped this on the answer machine
Handle the Regular
Can U?  It's harder than U think
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Headz Up! 
Kiss tha Game Goodbye...
Holla Back
Word's out.  It's not comin' back empty-handed
Ken Rocks the Sticks 
K's drill team drumstick routine - video
Kenny's Drumming
Son free-styles on an empty small can and then an African drum (2 sets)
  Senior Kevin B. running in a track meet for Simon Gratz H.S. - video
 
Freestyle defense of the faith by the Activist along with a video clip
 
Know Fear
The issue of misdirected fear
Losing Jamal
Reel to Real: A Story and a Prayer Request
My Dirt under His Nails
Flash presentation courtesy of Gieson Interactive
Need 2 Know Basis
Flash presentation covering a number of bases in the Christian life
Pop Ya Collar, Son
Drops some knowledge and shows how it will affect you 'n ya world if you complete the shot

Rim-Rocka's Ready
Leaves most web browsers shakin'

Silent Reflections for Christ
LaVeta and Christina ministering at a television taping
Street Connect
2 voices waitin' 4 a 3rd
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Streets Appeal
The 3 main questions you hear on the street (and 1 hinted at) 
 
Streets Is
Here's what they're doin'.  What about you?
Take the Lead
What we're all about here at YUBM Ministries
Tears Before Moves
Weepin' may endure for a night but joy comes in the mornin'
Weigh In on 'The Life'
Check your bottom line
What Time It Is Late.  Too late? 
Word-Up Wonder
His ways 'n thoughts ain't like ours

Wussup wi' That?
Thought-provoker rolls inside the player's message window

 

You're the One
The slide show with audio along with the text
You're the One
Slide show synched with a rhyme
Young 'n Mighty Lionz
The winning entry chant at a youth retreat competition
YouTube Videos
Maine Coast and Hummer
Nature Collection
JaMaine, the Maine Coon Cat
PHOTOS
Photos 1
CM at cookout, 2 shots in the studio, on stage
Photos 2
J. Kelvin Jackson, young brothers, strong graffiti, Mentor Street
 
Photos 3
Anthony, Heart of a Lion, What's happened to INTEGRITY?, Walt
 
Photos 4
Kenny and Philadelphia Mayor Street, Brother 'n the Book, Rush Street, Runnin' n' Gunnin'
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Photos 5
True fire, Where my dogs at?, Duce presenting, "House of Reps" video preview, pray for DMX (who's prayin' himself)
Photos 6
Vinnie, enocK and Juan, Jr. at cookout, Duce sparking his album, CM with Hank Hanegraaff, Ja Rule's Wayz 'n Yahweh's Rule
Photos 7
A thought-provoking painting, building mural, store sign - drawn, painted and photographed by see'rs
Photos 8
CM gathering at Cleve's, Dedot 'n Robert, M.O.D.
Photos 9
Brady 'n Pete mastering album, aerial shot of NYC, test fire, Newark, NJ street drummers
Photos 10
Feared more than God?  Brothers gearin' up, judgment's starting spot, scene differently, TEST graffiti, gangster movie set and gangstas dealin'i
Photos 11
The Branch fam, Thug Joint, Q from Livestock 'n T.R.U.T.H., CM in British Virgin Islands
 
Photos 12
Tyree 'n crew, Rasool 'n Michael Eric Dyson, crew at Kingdomworks Conference, Kelvin Jackson
Photos 13
Some of the outstanding young people at T.E.B.C.
Photos 14
Youth retreat at Skycroft in MD February 25-27, 2000: 200 young people from 5 churches
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Photos 15
# 1 nationally ranked high school basketball player Eddie Griffin with team members (plus one with Kenny in it)
Photos 16
Kenny's graduation pics, godson Jon 'n family, Branch family, T.R.U.T.H. 'n Pastor Townsend in convo
Photos 17
Jehovah's Chosen at outdoor concert, Walt S.
Photos 18
Cross Movement recording "Human Emergency" at The Studio, "All Good..." (graffiti), Dad 'n Son (graffiti)
 
Photos 19
26th & Oxford Streets, R.I.P. Troy
Photos 20
The Summer Jam at Logan Elementary School
Photos 21
Arresting thought, smiley seashell, LIFE, David on the court
 
Photos 22
Summer 1-on-1 pick-up basketball action: Demetrius, Keith, Kenny, Aleem
Photos 23
D. 'n M. do up the 60s at L.D.W.R. 2000, T.R.U.T.H. 'n Tubbs at 18th and Cecil B. Moore street rally, CJ 'n K at concert
Photos 24
DJ Official's birthday celebration
 
Photos 25
More from some of the young people and young adults at T.E.B.C.
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Photos 26
Dare I Dream?
Photos 27
The Cross Movement's "Human Emergency" album release party
Photos 28
The Cross Movement's Harlem video shoot for "Know Me"
Photos 29
Even more from the terrific youth and young adults at T.E.B.C.
Photos 30
Kenny's first college game at Cabrini College
Photos 31
Pastor Mason D. Betha, Richard W. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Philadelphia, Jermaine Glasco (1972-2001-02) with Tim Merrill (1995)
Photos 32
Dajuan Wagner at 2nd Annual Hometown Hoops Classic - 2001-02
Photos 33
Kevin B. and his teammates set national record in NYC, Cerrone 'n Sam at the White House gate, Gueshill's break dance moves, Hep, Kev, Kyle w/ Chuck Swindoll, Promise Keepers aerial photo
Photos 34
Youth revival at Third Eternal Baptist Church
Photos 35
The Cross Movement in concert at Sharon Baptist Church
 
Photos 36
Remember when you first started the race? The Watchman 'n The Activist, R-Swift, MC Precise, Cross Cypha 'n Corey Red
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Photos 37
NBA's Rasheed Wallace w/ Kevin B. - Summer 2001-02,  The Watchman, The Activist 'n R Swift at Summerfest 2001-02, Tim H.'s "new" ride awaits, C.U.T.S. 2001-02 faculty photo
Photos 38
F.B.C.H.P.'s AWANA Camp - Summer 2001-02
Photos 39
Cross Movement concert - New Haven, CT - August 3, 2001-02
Photos 40
Photo Album from Streamside Youth Retreats Past
Photos 41
South African Zulu youth drummers and dancers, an African king with his son, "Evening in a Togolese Village", Akimat's toy boat
Photos 42
We Got Next: More from some of the youth 'n young adults at T.E.B.C.
Photos 43
Scenes from the J.A.M. Youth Retreat at Skycroft, February 8-10, 2002
Photos 44
The Cross Movement, T.R.U.T.H. 'n The Process at the CompassionWorks Conference in Philadelphia, PA on March 8, 2002
Photos 45
Philly skyline, "Amen" from the street, who's got the street's light?
Photos 46
Gospel Concert in association with the Amistad Festival: April 13, 2002 - Camden, NJ
Photos 47
Rap Ministers at the Holy Hip-Hop Festival, April 20, 2002
Photos 48
Video game fact, Dajuan Wagner, Elijah Anderson, Eugene Rivers, Mac 'n LIFE, Kenny in the study and the studio
Photos 49
Debra L. Perry and Majestic Praise in concert in Grand Rapids, MI
Photos 50
Charles and Lisa Young' wedding, M.O.D. and Cross Movement members at Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia, Hal Jr.'s aspirations
Photos 51
Young Life's Urban Winter Training and Apologetics at the Campolo School for Social Change of Eastern University -- January 3-14, 2003
Photos 52
The Cross Movement's album release concert for "Holy Culture" at Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia, PA - April 26, 2003
Photos 53
The wedding of Randall K. Fitzgerald and Virgil R. Byrd (aka TRU-LIFE) on May 24, 2003 
Photos 54
Youth Leadership Conference at Camp Tall Turf in Walkerville, MI - July 15-17, 2003 (Young people from Grand Rapids, MI and Chicago, IL)
Photos 55
Scenes from a Philadelphia backyard - Summer 2003
Photos 56
Scenes from the J.A.M. Youth Retreat - February 20-22, 2004
Photos 57
People Here 'n There - May through September 2004
Photos 58
A few summer scenes (nature photography)
Photos 59
"Contextualizing without Compromising: A Case Study in Reaching the Hip-Hop Culture" -  Westminster Theological Seminary Conference - October 8-9, 2004
Photos 60
First Baptist Church of Highland Park's & Emmanuel Baptist Church's J.A.M. Youth Retreat at Shiloh Conference Center - February 18-20, 2005
Photos 61
The Phanatik's solo album release ( "The Incredible Walk" ) - the concert at Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia
Photos 62
Spring 'n summer 2005 photo journal
Photos 63
"My Clothes, My Hair" video shoot
Photos 64
Cross Movement Ministries Rally at Christian Stronghold Baptist Church, Philadelphia, PA - October 22, 2005
Photos 65
First Baptist Church of Highland Park's & Emmanuel Baptist Church's J.A.M. Youth Retreat at Skycroft Conference Center - March 3-5, 2006
Photos 66
Christ Liberation Fellowship Youth Group Meeting - March 10, 2006
Photos 67
Here 'n There: In the Church / On the Street - Spring 2006
Photos 68
Nature photography - summer of 2006
Photos 69
Epiphany Fellowship's Street Outreach at 17th and Diamond Streets in North Philadelphia - September 9, 2006
Photos 70
Epiphany Fellowship's Official Launch on September 17, 2006
Photos 71
Candids from J.A.M. Youth Retreat at Skycroft Conference Center - February 9-11, 2007
Photos 72
People to Partner in Prayer For
Photos 73
Nature Photography: Spring & Summer 2007
Photos 74
Photos from C.M.S.B.C.'s Youth Retreat at Sandy Cove Ministries in August 2007
Photos 75
Philadelphia Signage, Mural Art, Installations, Graffiti and a Memorial
Photos 76
WTS Urban D. Min. class in New York City
Photos 77
O, YES! Conference (Our Youth Enlightened about Sex) at Ben Franklin High School, Philadelphia, PA - August 16, 2008
Photos 78
Nature photography - summer of 2008
Anatomy of a Memorial
19-year-old Terrence Walker's memorial under the El in West Philadelphia - photos taken April 12, 2007
2002 Maine Photos
August 2002 vacation photos taken along the Maine Coast
  2003 Maine Photos July 2003 vacation photos from Mt. Desert Island, Maine  
  2004 Maine Photos August 2004 vacation photos from Mt. Desert Island and other places in Maine
2005 Maine Photos
Mount Desert Island and Deer Isle on the Maine coast - 2005
2006 Maine Photos
Mount Desert Island and Deer Isle on the Maine coast - 2006
2007 Maine Photos
Beautiful Mount Desert Island with a side of Deer and Little Deer Isles, not to mention sailing, motoring and rowing Hummer in the ocean
Maine Vacation Photos (2009)
Beautiful Little Deer Isle and Deer Isle and Mount Desert Island.  Photos of iconic Ralph W. Stanley's Wooden Boats shop in Southwest Harbor and of Hep's hand-built Passagemaker Dinghy, Hummer (under sail!).
  Hep's 2K3 "Hummer" Actually, it's a skiff.  Photo essay from Mt. Desert Island, ME
  Hep's 2K3 "Hummer" Actually, it's a skiff.  Photo essay from Mt. Desert Island, ME
Hep's Hummer (2006) Photos
Took "Hummer" (2006) up to Mount Desert Island, Maine for a sea-faring summer vacation 
Hep's Hummer (2007) Photos
Took "Hummer" (2007) again up to Mount Desert Island, Maine for a sea-faring summer vacation -- this time with the sail kit
Hep's Hummer (2009) Photos
Took Hummer (2007) again up to Deer Isle and Mount Desert Island, Maine for a sea-faring summer vacation -- again with the sail kit
Hummer Building I Photos
Did 10 months of boat-building during 2005-06 
Hummer Building II Photos
Working on the sail kit for the boat during 2006-07
Hummer (2006) Shop 1 Photos
Did 10 months of boat-building during 2005-06 
Hummer (2006-07) Shop 2 Photos
Working on the sail kit for the boat 
Lobstering Photos
Photos taken through the years of a fascinating creature and industry
  Jam Master Jay 1965 - 2002: R.I.P. J.  
  JaMaine, the Maine Coon Cat Adopted a Maine Coon cat from the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society, and the house has become something of an entertainment center
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RESOURCES
1 Timothy 4:12
Popular youth conference song / rap - requires Acrobat Reader
 
4-LTR Trax
Hype 'n challenging communicational concept still being (developed)
The 50 Cent Script
It Jus' Ain't Big Enough
AMAGOH
The chant based on Acts 13:22 - plus, now you can hear how it goes
 
Barbershop Convo
Nice response to those who say God doesn't exist
 
Check the Flow
A couple of growth charts to help you assess where you're really at
 
Chess
U got game?  Ar-ight, then — chess do it with this thorough Java Script-based game.  Impressive !
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Church vs. the Street?
How does hip-hop/street culture see the church?  How about itself?
The Cross Movement
An alliance of Christian hip-hop artists based in Philadelphia, PA
  Cry No More Lyrics from the Cross Movement's new song (featuring the Ambassador).
Fishers of Money
Ain't no secret: We've taken our stand against this wildly popular teaching.  Here's why we're against "total life prosperity" teaching (a work-in-progress).
 
Fishin' 4 Religion
Wanna get a handle on how a whole lotta youth 'n young adults feel about the church today?  Check this flow from a while ago
God Gave Me Style
"... sometimes I feel like I'm the one ..." - 50 Cent
 
Hepkat Station
Creative options solutions - all that's needed is a dialogue
 
I Tried
Song by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony featuring Akon - powerful modern day young Black man's lamentation and missiological call
  I Was Wondering A poem peepin' the parallels between the Prince of Peace's incarnation and the YUBM's day 2 day 
  Ja Rule: Double-Crossed by Religion Peep the deep in this interview with Ja Rule (courtesy of Beliefnet.com)
 
Jay-Z's Cut
This freestyle offers some insight on what's goin' through Jay-Z's mind in light of September 11, 2001, as well as his belief system
  Kanye. Con You? Worshiping the creature is SO much easier than worshiping one's Creator.
  The Kingdom in the Street Ken Medema's dramatic, prophetic sermon / song.
  KRS-One: Spiritual Minded Rap lyrics from several songs off of  KRS-One's new album.  What do you think?

Let Me Get Home Before Dark
A thought-provoking prayer about finishing well by Robertson McQuilkin

 

Mase: "From Scratch"
Mase's rap lyrics indicated something was going on inside his heart as he looks at the emptiness of life even as a highly successful rap artist

 

Ma$e's Comeback
Pastor Mason Betha decided to return to the industry he left about 4 years ago, releasing a rap called "Welcome Back."  What to make of it?  The jury is still out . . .

 

Mason Betha Bio
Pastor Betha's biography

 

Mason Betha Timeline
A chronology of his life

 

Met in the Stairwell
Should anyone think He wasn't there on September 11th

 

Murda Ma$e: "300 Shots"
A purported pastor-celebrity speaks
Nas: God Love Us
Note the Ecclesiastes-like flow Nas got goin' on inside-a this thing
Nas 'n Thugz Mansion
What happened to Nas?
Operation White Fields
Insightful and visionary message by Pastor Nailah B. Gilliam of Wilmington, DE
Our Heroes
Poem to ponder
Prosperity, Mr. By-Ends?
Peep this excerpt from John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress that exposes the dangers behind prosperity teaching.

 

A Rap for the Rapper
A rap built off of James 3:1-8, Matthew 12:36-37 and Hosea 14:2.  Print it as a tract - requires Acrobat Reader
  Re: G. Craige Lewis A response to EX Ministries' anti-Christian-hip-hop campaign
Resources
Recommended CDs, Books, Video, Ministry Helps, Hype Links, etc.
  The Room Imaginative piece about our giving account of ourselves at the judgment
  The Room Powerful!
S.A.N.E. Ministries
Pastor Mason Betha's crusade ministry based in Atlanta, GA

Scarface: Someday
Peep the lyrics on this remarkably spiritual spill

 

Spider-Man A look at the spiritual side of Spider-Man

 

Spoken Word Spot A collection of some short projects 
  Teachers Are you a teacher?  Peep this stunner of a story. 
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Tell the Story Well
What is good story-telling?  Why is it so important?
  T.G.T.S. Seminar Brochure Downloadable PDF version of the brochure for The Gospel / The Street Seminar
  "To Do" List Get beneath the surface of a superficial "Christianity-ism"
 
What U Sayin'
Youth 'n young adults know how to keep it real.  Praise the Lord! 

 

You're the One
The slide show with audio along with the text- requires Acrobat Reader
Youth Will Know
The Gospel advances on the basis of sacrifice

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